ERIC Number: ED116087
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Handbook for Counselors in Georgia Schools.
Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Div. of Curriculum Development.
This handbook, prepared by and for counselors, is designed to serve as a guide for counselors in their everyday work. The main objectives of counseling are seen as assisting students to understand themselves and other students, assisting students to adjust to their school and make decisions, providing students with appropriate information, assisting teachers in understanding students and relating educational programs to them and assisting parents to understand their children and the school. The handbook clarifies the role of counselors and describes the specific functions they should engage in. Various techniques and procedures that counselors might need are presented; various tests appropriate at particular grades are discussed; referal procedures and resources agencies are listed; and special cases, such as dealing with exceptional children, are discussed. The handbook has a wide scope which is designed to be helpful for both elementary and secondary school counselors. (SE)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Div. of Curriculum Development.